East Islip Middle School

Tel: (631)224-2170
Grades: 6-8

1,051 students

East Islip Middle School serves 1,051 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
East Islip Middle School operates within the East Islip Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 1051 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,051 students
East Islip Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
East Islip Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Islip Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
East Islip Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
East Islip Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
11%
23%
East Islip Middle School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
19%
East Islip Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
84%
48%
East Islip Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Islip Middle School Sch Ethnicity East Islip Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.28 0.68
East Islip Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
42%
East Islip Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
East Islip Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,463 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name East Islip Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,463 1,136
District Total Revenue $103 MM $29 MM
District Spending $98 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,675 $21,692
District Spending / Student $19,619 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Islip High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oakdale Bohemia Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Connetquot Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Islip Terrace East Islip High School
    1 Redmen St
    Islip Terrace , NY , 11752
    (631)224-2100
    0.1  mi  |  1582  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Islip Terrace Early Childhood Center
    1 C B Gariepy Ave
    Islip Terrace , NY , 11752
    (631)224-2070
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Islip Terrace Connetquot Elementary School
    1 Merrick St
    Islip Terrace , NY , 11752
    (631)581-1778
    0.5  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Islip Terrace Ruth C Kinney Elementary School
    1 Spur Dr South
    Islip Terrace , NY , 11752
    (631)581-1862
    0.7  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • East Islip John F Kennedy Elementary School
    94 Woodland Dr
    East Islip , NY , 11730
    (631)581-1608
    1.8  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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